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Gauthier Bernier

Title: lawyer Year of call: 2008

Expertise: labor and employment law

Annick Gauthier Bernier earned her LL.B. in law from Université Laval in 2007 before being admitted to the Québec Bar in 2008. Her outstanding academic results, social commitment, and community involvement earned her a nomination for the prestigious Lieutenant Governor’s Award.

She specializes in labor and employment law, working solely with employers. Her practice covers all aspects of labor relations and strategic human resource planning. She serves as counsel for management in collective bargaining and before administrative tribunals and courts, primarily in cases involving the interpretation and application of collective agreements, labor laws, and charters of human rights and freedoms, as well as disciplinary and termination measures.

Her fields of specialization include:

  • Public Administration (municipal, provincial, federal)
  • Trade
  • Construction
  • Health and Social Services


  • Labor and employment law (competition and duty of loyalty, human rights, collective bargaining, collective labor relations, individual labor relations)


  • LL.B., Université Laval (2007)

Professional experience

  • Cain Lamarre (Quebec City) (2009 to present)
  • Commission municipale du Québec (Quebec City)
  • Carter Gourdeau (Quebec City)


  • Lieutenant Governor’s Award finalist in 2008